Tag: epilepsy

When adversity hits: handling misfortune during COVID-19

ad·ver·si·ty /ədˈvərsədē/ noun difficulties; misfortune. COVID-19 reshaped our society. Millions more Americans have turned to food shelves and rely on unemployment checks for support. For many, finding the money to pay rent and put dinner on the table can be extremely stressful.  It’s these…


Find piece of mind if you have a loved one who experiences seizures

Give Me the Mike received promotional consideration from Empatica. In December 2014, I was diagnosed with epilepsy. I was 28 years old. There was no family history of epilepsy — or seizures — in my family. It all came as a surprise. From what…